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Ifeanyi Ubah: Building Lives through Sports

By Umelo Umezinwa The exit of Chief MKO Abiola knocked the steam off the momentum of private support for sports in Nigeria. Widely regarded by the sobriquet “pillar of sports in Africa “, Chief Abiola was a major factor in the fortunes of many sports federations across the continent. But many years after his demise, a new pillar to hold ...

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Football Force 101

I could operate the computer long before I read or tried understanding the basics of the device. In Africa, it’s mostly done this way. We do and later we take lectures about that which we do. Mostly.   I started playing football long before I understood a worldwide officially accepted laws guided the game. Growing up, soccer had few basic ...

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Real Madrid Transfer News: Florentino Perez ‘Preparing £269m Bid’ For PSG Star Neymar

The Spanish giants are monitoring the situation closely due to the possibility of UEFA sanctions being handed down to PSG. Los Blancos are still seeking a marquee signing to replace Cristiano Ronaldo who left the Bernabeu for Juventus this summer. Neymar played for Real’s bitter rivals Barcelona prior to his £198m move to the Ligue 1 champions last year. But the ...

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Caf Champions League Group C: Fixtures, kick-off times

The battle for places in the knockout rounds are intensifying as the continental group stages reach its penultimate round With the Caf Champions League group stage having reached its penultimate round, the action on the field is expected to heat up. All eyes are likely to fall on Group C in particular, when two of the most recent winners of ...

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